Right of accused, right to defend themselves : SC

Right of accused to defend themselves, said Supreme Court

The Supreme Court explained the importance of the right of the accused to offer an explanation under Section 313 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC). Tuesday, the three-Judges bench of Justices NV Ramana, S Abdul Nazeer, and Surya Kant, in the matter of Parminder Kaur Vs State of Punjab, said ii valuable right of accused person to defend…

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Guwahati High Court: Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

Guwahati HC : Refusal of wearing sindoor suffies refusal to continue conjugal life

The division bench of Guwahati High Court while allowed the decree of divorce said refusal of wearing sindoor suffice refusal to continue conjugal life. The Bench added that, preventing husband from his legal duty to maintain aged parents is offence and may lead to punishment. In the case, where respondent wife alleged that her husband and other family members…

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